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Best Shucking Happy Hours

Did you know that there is a “National Oyster Day”? Well – in my mind, everyday should be oyster day! But if you don’t want to sell an arm and a leg to enjoy these briny bivalves, Happy Hour is the way to go. Here are some reliable bets in the DC area to enjoy [...]

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Washington, DC Area Restaurants Help Take a Bite out of Breast Cancer

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and once again, for the entire month, DC area chefs and restaurateurs have committed their establishments for one day, a week, or the entire month, and will donate a portion of their food and beverage sales for the 2nd Annual Take a Bite out of Breast Cancer. Focused on reaching [...]

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Beat the Heat and Stop the Sizzle: Best Bets for Summer Cocktails

Unless you wear an air conditioned body suit, you may have noticed that summer is back and in full swing. D.C. is notorious for its muggy summers, and our recent record heat wave has shown that this year is no different. During these hot days, there is perhaps no better way to chill than with [...]

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Foodie Itinerary: Delicious To-Do Events April 23-29

Dining in DC’s Foodie Itinerary or To-Do List: Looking for some food-related events for this week or upcoming weeks? April is chock full o’ fun and delicious things to do and … eat! Below is a compilation of various, food-related events, such as tastings, festivals, and workshops or classes throughout the Washington, DC Metropolitan [...]

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Washington, DC Area Restaurants Help Take a Bite out of Breast Cancer

Did you ever think that Breast Cancer awareness could be served on a plate? Well this October in the DC Metropolitan area it will – with Take a Bite out of Breast Cancer.
For the entire month of October, DC area chefs and restaurateurs have committed their establishments for one day, a week, or the entire [...]

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The Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show and Dining in DC

Dining in DC is proud to be an official sponsor of the Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show — the premiere consumer event in the nation for cooking and entertaining enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels. This popular event will be held November 7-8, 2009 at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, [...]

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What's happening this weekend?

Cochon 555, May 31
Five pigs, Five Chefs, and Five winemakers (hence the 555) will be battling it out on Sunday at five o’clock at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, DC as the Taste Network from Atlanta is hosting Cochon 555, a heritage breed pig cook-off. Cochon 555 is the only national chef competition promoting [...]